Nigerian celebrities whose scandal made headlines in 2022

Celebrities can’t seem to escape scandal no matter how hard they try, this is because of the prying eyes of fans and anti-fans.

One might even be forced to say that’s the price they have to pay for being a public figure.

The news about their personal lives, relationships, enterprises, and families most times dominate the headlines, resulting in a lot of drama, confrontations, and disagreements among fans and anti-fans.

In 2022, some Nigerian celebrities made headlines for a very wrong reason, in this article I will be dropping 4 Nigerian celebrities who made the headlines for very wrong reasons.

Korra Obidi

In February, Nigerian American-based dancer, Korra Obidi made headlines after her husband, Doctor, Justin Dean accused her of infidelity.

Korra however, admitted to cheating on her husband on May 2nd during a live video session.

In the live video session, the mother of two confessed this with her sister, Nancy Umeh, who also claimed that her husband had an 18-year-old mistress.

When she told her side of the story about their marital problems, the singer denied being a persistent cheater and explained it was a one-time affair.

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“Most of you have heard one side of the tale; now it is time for you to hear mine.” I’m not a chronic cheat; I’m far from it. I’m just a wife who was truthful with her spouse.

Before I arrived in America during Trump’s presidency, I was unsure about migrating, and I had an affair. “That affair lasted only one date; I’m sorry about it, but I hadn’t relocated to America,” she explained.


Nigerian singer, Oxlade had caught the attention of the public after his sex tape broke the internet on February 9th, 2022.

On Tuesday evening, the footage was leaked over the social media app SnapChat. Netizens praised the singer for his ‘relational’ prowess since the video went viral.

Although the girl involved in the scandal has ever since been demanding for justice saying that her life came to a stop while that of the singer elevated.

Mercy Aigbe

Mercy Aigbe who has been in the public eye for some time now after she made headlines for snatching another woman’s husband.

The whole drama unfolded after she took to her page to flaunt her new husband, Mr Kazim Adeoti and his first wife, Funsho Adeoti reacted.

Mrs Adeoti alleged that the actress began sleeping with her husband when her (Mercy’s Aigbe’s) son, Juwon, was five months old.

Juwon is the product of Aigbe’s failed marriage to the famous hotelier and car magnate, Asiwaju Gentry.

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Mrs Adeoti alleged that the actress was still married to her second husband, Mr Gentry when she began an intimate relationship with her husband (Mr Adeoti).

She disclosed this in a statement on Saturday morning, barely 24 hours after her husband and his new wife granted an infamous interview with Mediaroom Hub.

Yul Edochie

Yul Edochie who broke the internet in April after he revealed he has taken a second wife.

The actor was in the public eyes for weeks as Nigerian reacted to the news in different ways, some called him an adulterer while some called him a real man for owning up to his mistakes.

A lot of other celebrities expressed their disappointment in him, the likes of Daddy Freeze, Uche Ogbodo and many others.

His first wife, May Edochie who was obviously not in support of his decision took to his page to express her hurt.

The actor took to his official Instagram page to write;

“It’s time for the world to meet my son.His name is STAR DIKE MUNACHIMSO YUL-EDOCHIE. Born by my second wife @judyaustin1.

taking to his page, May wrote; “May God

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